Sadly, the seemingly endless work slowed down with the recession. Large companies such as Masterlock moved their business to other countries, while others went out of business or put up for sale signs.

The sobering downturn in the 80's forced us to cut back our presence to the smaller size business we have historically remained. Faust Company shifted gears slightly, focusing more on work in the industrial sector for foundries and the like, rounding out our resume with experience in all major plumbing sectors.

1978 – Robert Faust (Gen. 4) commenced employment
1987 – John Faust (Gen. 4) commenced employment